Global Flood Detection System (GFDS)


Site Owner: Global Disaster Alert and Coordination System (GDACS)

Website: http://www.gdacs.org/flooddetection/overview.aspx

Link to Data: direct

Geographical Scope: global

API: functional API

Data Export Formats: TIFF

Description

An experimental system to detect and map in near-real time major river floods based on daily passive microwave satellite observations. 

Comments

http://www.gdacs.org/flooddetection/Download/Technical_Note_GFDS_Data_Products_v1.pdf

Contact

GDACS secretatiat: gdacs@un.org